Please get in touch if you would like to help with any of the events below…
Wednesday 10th January AGM and general meeting 6.30 pm Gwernyfed RFC
Sanctuary at Sennedd 24th January – a chance to hear from people seeking sanctuary . May be sold out.
Sunday 28th January away day at St Mary’s parish Hall Hay on Wye
Wednesday 7th February general meeting Gwernyfed RFC
Sunday 11th February away day Llangorse Village hall.
Wednesday 14th March General meeting at Gwernyfed RFC
Sunday 15 April away day Llangynidr village hall
Saturday 9th September – Poetry Marathon organised by Knighton and District Refugee Support Group (volunteers needed!) – further information here
Sunday 10th September – Promfest Brecon (stall)
Wednesday 13th September – Group meeting at Gwernyfed RFC at 6.30pm (further details here)
Saturday 23rd September Talgarth Male voice choir fundraising for HBTSR At the Plough Brecon
Sunday 24th September – Penpont Away Day
Friday 29th September a Curry and Quiz evening at Clyro Village hall 7pm.
Wednesday 11th October – Group meeting at Gwernyfed RFC at 6.30pm (further details here)
Sunday 15th October – Gwernyfed School Away Day
Sunday November 19th- Cradoc School away day
Sunday 10th December -Ystradgynlais Christmas Fair
Wednesday 20th December 6.30 grand raffle draw at GWERNYFED RFC
Saturday 29th July – Talgarth Sports Away Day
Saturday 12th August – Brecon Away Day
Sunday 16th July – Trefonnen School / Llandrindod Wells Away Day
Saturday 15th July – Picnic at the Pales
7th – 9th July – The Big Skill Festival, Hay on Wye (stall)
Sunday 2nd July – Crai Away Day
19th – 25th June – Refugee Week 2017
Monday 19th June – Cradoc Primary School School of Sanctuary Award Ceremony
Sunday 18th June – The Great Get Together Tea Party, Llangorse Village Hall
25th May to 4th June – Hay Festival
Sunday 14th May – Craig Y Nos Picnic
28th April to 1st May – Talgarth Walking Festival
Thursday 27th April – Wales as a Nation of Sanctuary Conference, Cardiff
Sunday April 2nd – Llangorse away day
Saturday 18th March – Trip to Hereford Football Club
Sunday 5th March – Away Day at Penpont House
Saturday 4th March – Stall at Brecon Women’s Artisan Market
Saturday 4th February – ‘World Music’ – a fundraising evening with the Brecon volunteer Bureau at the Muse, Brecon
Sunday 29th January – Away Day at Ysgol Cradoc School
Friday 20th January – National #BridgesNotWalls campaign day – Brecon – further information here
Wednesday 11th January – AGM and monthly group meeting
Monday 12th December – candlelight vigil during Brecon Cathedral’s Christmas Tree Festival to pray for, and raise awareness of, the plight of the Calais children – further information here
Friday 9th – Monday 12th December – Participation in the Festival of Trees at Brecon Cathedral – further information here
Saturday 10th December – Hay on Wye Winter Fair
Saturday 10th December – Music for Refugees at the Globe, Hay-on-Wye
Wednesday 7th December – Sanctuary in the Senedd – further information here
Tuesday 29th November – Sanctuary in Parliament 2016
Saturday 26th November – Hay Literary Winter Festival
Thursday 24th & Sunday 27th November – Caerphilly Castle Away Day (via Lumen Prize)
Saturday 29th October – Landmark Trust near Llanthony Priory Away Day
Sunday 9th October – Bronllys Away Day
Sunday 25th September – Christ College Away Day
Sunday 11th September – stall at the Brecon Prom Fest
Thursday 1st September – Craig y Nos Away Day
Sunday 21st August – Brilley Away Day
Friday 12th August – women’s and children’s day (Talgarth)
Saturday 6th August – stall at the Brecon Show
Saturday 30th July – Talgarth Away Day – summer sports weekend including a friendly football match between Talgarth Seniors and Unity in Diversity.
Saturday 23rd July – stall at the Llangorse Fete
Sunday 10th July – Llangors Away Day
Tuesday 5th July – ‘Meaningful Activity with People Seeking Sanctuary‘ – an event by Displaced People in Action / Swansea City of Sanctuary at which we will be speaking. Further information here.
Friday 17th June – Fundraising for us and our work is MUSIC FOR SYRIA at The Globe, Hay-on-Wye, 7.30. An evening of great music, of many styles and from many places, to give vital support to refugees fleeing conflict. See our news post about the evening here.
Monday 30th May (bank holiday Monday) – welcome refuge café and crafts day in the Hay Parish hall with activities for children and a stall, a Teddy bear tombola and selling refreshments with a Paddington tea party.
Sunday 29th May – hosting a stall at the African Market at Hay Parish Hall and holding a bucket collection at 2pm.
Saturday 28th May – bucket collection at the Hay festival.
Friday 27th May – Fundraiser – Talgarth Male Voice Choir and The Monday Ladies Choir are holding a concert at St Mary’s Church, Hay on Wye, at 7:30pm. Tickets £8 (proceeds are kindly being donated to our group). Please get in touch for further details.
Sunday 15th May – Elan Valley Away Day
Sunday 17th April – Brecon Away Day
Wednesday 13th April – Quiz to raise funds for the Brecon Away Day – 8pm at the Brecon Workmen’s Club – £2.50 a head with a maximum team size of five. There’s also a raffle at a pound a strip. It should be a fun evening and will give us some much needed money for the Brecon Away day. Address: Brecon Workmens Club, 3 Watergate, Brecon, LD3 9AN (opposite the Boar’s Head)
Tuesday 5th April – Craig y Nos Away Day
Sunday 20th March – Away Day hosted by Llangenny community
Thursday 17th March – The Citizens Cymru Governance of Wales Accountability Assembly 2016
Saturday 12th March – Borderlines Film Festival, Hay on Wye (stall)
Sunday 24th January – Away Day hosted by Llanfihangel Talyllyn community
Sunday 13th December – our first ‘Away Day’, Hay on Wye
Saturday 12th December – Hay on Wye Fairtrade Fair
Thursday 10th December – Sanctuary in the Senedd, Cardiff
Friday 4th December – Brecon Guildhall (Amnesty International cards for prisoners event)
Tuesday 1st December – Sanctuary in Parliament
Saturday 26th November – Hay Festival Winter Weekend